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The Backyard Devils - Honkytonk Heartbreaker (Self Release)

From the opening few bars of Rambling it becomes immediately obvious that The Backyard Devils have a raw energy ready to share with anyone in close proximity. Twangy guitars, gravelly voices, attitude in spades and an immediate groove best served in a late night bar that stocks good whiskey. It's...

Sean Taylor - Flood and Burn (Proper)

Sean Taylor is a London based Folk Blues performer. He is a master with the guitar and has a voice that seethes with presence and power. FLOOD AND BURN is his eighth album since CORRUGATIONS in 2007, Sean is never less than very good on record, but since hooking up with Mark Hallman in Austin Texas...

Esteban Alvarez - Tico Groove (Self Release)

With his album TICO GROOVE, Costa Rican pianist Esteban Alvarez has served up an especially nourishing dish. The Steinway Artist nominee and Akademia Award-winning composer invites us in for a notably intimate performance of ten seductive instrumentals, each infused with Latin flavours that may...

Fleetwood Cave

The Tree House Bookshop, Kenilworth Friday 10 February 2017 Guilty pleasures: twin passion indulged as gracious host Victoria welcome the PEOPLE LIKE US spring tour to The Tree House Bookshop with Fleetwood Cave (Marion and Gregg) flushed from their recent high spirited performance in Banbury. Warm...

Southport Jazz Festival 2017

Royal Clifton Hotel, Southport Thursday 2 - Sunday 5 February 2017 The Southport Jazz Festival, held annually at the Merseyside town's Royal Clifton Hotel and now in its thirteenth year, was kicked off in style on Thursday evening with an early performance by The Weave who welcomed a small crowd of...

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